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Public Asked to Keep Eyes Open for Stolen Train-Shaped Smoker and Trailer

December 15th 2018

Public Asked to Keep Eyes Open for Stolen Train-Shaped Smoker and Trailer (Farmington Hills Police, Dec. 15, 2018) Farmington Hills, MI- The Farmington Hills Police Department is asking the public for assistance in locating a stolen trailer.  The trailer was taken from the rear of 32418 Northwestern Highway sometime during the night of November 24, […]

Thieves Taking Copper Wire from Home Construction Sites

September 21st 2018

Thieves Taking Copper Wire from Home Construction Sites (Bloomfield Township Police, Sept. 21, 2018) Bloomfield Township, MI- The Bloomfield Township Police Department has taken several theft complaints of copper wire from residential construction sites. The responsibles are entering the open build sites and stealing the copper wire from the walls.  The complaints are currently under […]

Former Manager Accused of Robbing Rosie’s, Police Seek Info

June 8th 2017

Former Manager Accused of Robbing Rosie’s, Police Seek Info (Ferndale Police, June 8, 2017) Ferndale, MI – 38 Year Old TIMOTHY MARTIN of Willis Village Michigan has been arrested and charged with Breaking and Entering Rosie O’Grady’s bar. Martin is an ex-manager of the bar who left employment there about a month ago. On Sunday […]

Suspected Salvation Army Kettle Thief Also Charged with Heroin Possession

December 13th 2015

Suspected Salvation Army Kettle Thief Also Charged with Heroin Possession (Farmington Hills Police Press Release, Dec. 13, 2015) Farmington Hills, MI – The Farmington Hills Police Department announces the arrest of an individual wanted for the recent theft of a Salvation Army Donation Kettle from the Walgreens store near 8 Mile Rd. and Grand River. […]

Farmington Police Report Increase in Package Thefts

January 11th 2015

Farmington Police Report Increase in Package Thefts (Farmington Police Report, Jan. 11, 2015) The Farmington Public Safety Department is advising residents that our department has taken 5 reports of larceny of delivered packages off door steps and porches in the last 2 weeks. These packages are delivered to the homes porch or doorstep by UPS, […]

Farmington Hills Police Report Spike in Thefts from Chrysler Vans

December 24th 2014

Farmington Hills Police Report Spike in Thefts from Chrysler Vans (Farmington Hills Police, Dec. 24, 2014) FHPD is investigating multiple thefts of car radio and GPS units in the area of 14 Mile and Orchard Lake, targeting Chrysler vans. The electronics are factory equipment and are pried from the dash area. Witnesses or anyone with […]

Police Report: Suspect Borrowed Phone and Stole it

August 27th 2012

On Saturday, 08/25/12 , at about 9:30 p.m. Ferndale Police arrested two men for stealing a cell phone from a woman at the McDonald restaurant on Woodward. The two suspects (Culberson and Reed) approached two women, engaged them in conversation, and then Culberson asked one of the women (an 18 year old Pontiac woman) if he could use her cell phone to make a call. She handed him her phone, then Culberson and Reed took off running.

Things Get Sticky for Election Sign Thieves

November 4th 2011

After their “Dan Martin for City Council” sign was stolen for the fifth time from their front lawn, a Ferndale couple decided to catch the thieves in the act and teach them a lesson.

Kids’ Stolen Bikes Replaced by Ferndale PD & Community

May 13th 2011

Sixteen year old Scott May was at school when his bike was stolen. “I was at soccer practice and I came out and it was gone,” he said. May was one of ten Ferndale youth who got to have their stolen bikes replaced thanks to a fundraiser organized by officers of the Ferndale Police Department.

Gun Taken from 16 Year Old Student at Taft

March 4th 2011

This week, as the result of a subsequent confrontation between these students, the 18-year-old gave more statements to school officials concerning the day he stole the glasses. He said that after he took the glasses (with another friend), they ran out of the school and down the street. The sixteen-year-old chased after them, then used a gun to fire shots.